HMRC Is Shite

HMRC Is Shite
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Tuesday, 4 August 2009

Good Agents, Bad Agents

AgentsSenior HMRC officials have acknowledged that the tone of a consultation document "Modernising Powers, Deterrents and Safeguards:Working with Tax Agents" was perceived as hostile and failed to recognise adequately the benefits of dealing with professionally qualified agents, as opposed to tax agents who do not belong to a professional body.

Source ICAS

The consultation also receives some pithy comments on Accounting Web as well.

Tax does have to be taxing.

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1 comment:

  1. From articles on the net, many senior accountants in major companies seems very hostile to HMRC.

    I can understand us taxpayers hating HMRC but surely accountants should love a complex badly administered tax system? It all means more dosh for them.

    Not a body of men with principle surely?